lurker-search(1) searches for messages in a lurker database


lurker-search [-c <config-file>] [-k <keyword>] [-d -f -i -v -q] [<terms>*]


lurker-search searches a lurker database the same way as the web interface. It can output summary information and delete messages.


-c config-file
Use this config file for lurker settings.
-k keyword
Tag the matching messages with this keyword.
Delete the messages found by this search
Don't prompt before deleting
Command line paramers are not search terms, but message IDs.
Output message summary information
Don't output message ids or status


Lurker-search accepts these keywords for searching:

select messages which do NOT match this term
select a message by the Message-ID field
select messages which reply to the chosen Message-ID
select messages included in this thread
select messages in this mailing list
select messages in this mailing list group
select messages with this term in the author fields
select messages with this word in the subject
select messages in this language


Copyright (C) 2002: Wesley W. Terpstra <[email protected]>

This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by the Free Software Foundation; version 2.

This program is distributed in the hope that it will be useful, but WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty of MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. See the GNU General Public License for more details.

You should have received a copy of the GNU General Public License along with this program; if not, write to the Free Software Foundation, Inc., 59 Temple Place - Suite 330, Boston, MA 02111-1307, USA.


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